St James` Cathedral World War Two MemorialPrint Page
A plaque commemorates the men and women of North Queensland who served and returned and those who paid the supreme sacrifice during World War Two.
|Address:||36 Cleveland Terrace , St James` Cathedral, Townsville, 4810|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -19.255459|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
|Monument Designer:||Colonel Hugh Franklin RL (designer) Stan Moses (artistic work)|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 11th November, 1992|
In memory of those men and women of North Queensland who served and made the supreme sacrifice, who served and returned but subsequently succumbed to the trials of their experience, and to commemorate all those who served and returned safely from the Second World War of 1939 -1945.
This plaque was unveiled by David J. Tiernan, District President, North Queensland District of the Returned and Services League, and dedicated by The Right Reverend H.J Lewis, SSM, AM, BD, ThL, Bishop of North Queensland, on Remembrance Day 11th November 1992.